Who We Serve

We’re here for the Kids who need us most

Each year, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City serves nearly 8,000 disadvantaged kids—ages 5-18—through quality youth programming in the toughest neighborhoods.


A closer look at the youth we serve


  • 57% male
  • 43% female


  • 70% African American
  • 15% Caucasian
  • 8% Hispanic/Latino
  • 1% Asian
  • 6% Multiple Ethnicities/Other

82% come from single parent households

86% of our youth qualify for free or reduced-price lunches.

The combined average household income within a 2-mile radius of our five Club sites is less than $25,000.